Skillet Lasagna

Derek LOVES lasagna. In fact, it is his favorite food. And after 2 1/2 years of marriage I still haven’t made it for him.  I guess my excuses have been it takes too much time and cost too much money.  This past weekend my friend moved away and gave us a lot of cheese so… 

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Pumpkin Spice Cake Balls

  My husband graduated from BYU last week!  We are so excited.  Now we are even more excited for Christmas to come.  Can you believe it’s coming right up?  Only a few more days.  Since this is Derek’s last year working at his campus job, I wanted to make something nice for his co-workers Christmas present…. 

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Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

 Chocolate Crinkle Cookies- My favorite Christmas cookie! Soft and gooey in the middle and pretty crinkled powdered sugar outside. What’s your favorite Christmas cookie? These are my favorite because when I was a kid, every year for Christmas my aunt would give these cookies to my family.  I was amazed by them and couldn’t get… 

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Christmas Cookies

I’ve been busy this week baking cookies!  I don’t mind though because I love to bake.  I am so happy these cookies turned out so cute. The Christmas tree is my absolute favorite!  It’s so cute! I got the idea from Annie’s Eats. The candy cane is pretty cute too! More info on how to… 

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Southwestern Eggrolls

  This recipe comes from my friend Linsey.  Remember my friend get together when we had pillow cookies?  She made this for us for lunch and we all loved it!  I made it for dinner the other night and I couldn’t stop saying how good it was!  Derek loved it too.  It’s so good.  They… 

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Flourless Chocolate Torte

My husband and I were in charge of our wards Christmas activity this past Saturday.  When announcing at church a few weeks before we’d be having dinner served a girl asked me what we were having because she can’t have gluten.  I really didn’t know too much about what foods have gluten and what foods… 

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How to Decorate with Royal Icing

I’m not yet a pro when it comes to decorating but I love learning more about it. I started learning more about how to decorate when I decided I wanted to make a cake for Levi’s 1st birthday.  But the first time I actually practiced decorating was in June, a week before Levi’s birthday, when… 

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